Training and Events

CERT training takes about 20 hours (with the practical exercise). This training provides critical skills in emergency preparedness and response including: 

  • Identifying and anticipating hazards
  •  Reducing fire hazards in the home and workplace
  •  Extinguishing small fires
  •  Assisting emergency responders
  •  Conducting light search and rescue
  •  Setting up medical treatment areas
  •  Applying basic medical techniques
  •  Helping to reduce survivor stress